Going to San Antonio this week to participate in the Texas Music Educators Conference?
Our products will be available from the following exhibitors:
Lone Star Percussion – booth #2455
Columbus Percussion – booth #2145
Percussion Source – booth #2011
Brook Mays Music – booth #1333
Explorer’s Percussion – booth #627
Grover Artist & Endorser, Master Sergeant James Bartelt, will be presenting a snare drum clinic at the 2012 Texas Music Educators Association convention in San Antonio. He will present on February 10th @ 6:30pm in room CC205. Be sure to arrive early, as this clinic is sure to be SRO!
Master Sergeant Bartelt received his Bachelor of Music in Percussion Performance from Virginia Commonwealth University,and his Master of Music at Florida State University. In 2004 MSgt Bartelt joined the Air Force and was assigned to the Band of the West, Lackland AFB, Texas. Previously, he served over 13 years with U.S. Army Bands worldwide. In 2007, MSgt Bartelt became a member of the U.S. Air Forces in Europe Band at Sembach Air Base, Germany, where he played percussion in the Concert Band, the Five Star Brass quintet, the Percussion Trio (which he founded) and in the Ceremonial/Marching Band. He returned to the Band of the West in 2010. As a civilian musician Jim has performed with the San Antonio, Birmingham, Richmond (VA), Mid-Texas and Victoria (TX) Symphonies. He was also a fellowship participant with major summer festivals at Aspen and Graz, Austria and with the East-West International Orchestra in Germany. He maintains a busy private teaching studio, and many of his students have earned acceptance to some of America’s finest music colleges.